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Which of these appearances, for an earth elemental, do you like better? 

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3 deviants said Rolling Rock Animal (Armadillo, Turtle, Tortoise, elephant, Tapir, and etc)
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2 deviants said Rock Rhino
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No deviants said Rock Apes/Gorillas
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No deviants said Other (if other, what animal appearance do you think would be better)

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Henkyo Mamodo
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Name origins of mythical creatures:

Centaur - Meaning “Bull-Slayer” (in Greek)

Minotaur - Meaning  “Minos' Bull” (in Greek)

Griffon - Meaning “Birds of Prey” (in Old French)

Dragon - Meaning ??? 

Phoenix - Meaning ???

Cerberus - Meaning ???

Medusa - Meaning “Guardian” (in Greek)

Hydra - Meaning “Water” (From “Hydor”); or from “Hydro” (hy-)and “Dragon” (-dra)

Sphinx - Meaning “the strangler” (in Greek or Latin)

Harpie - Meaning “snatchers” (in Greek)

Unicorn - Meaning “Single Horn”; or “One Horn”

Kraken - Meaning “Tree Roots” (in old Norse)

Resources:
www.theoi.com/Georgikos/Kentau…
www.theoi.com/Ther/Minotauros.…
www.etymonline.com/index.php?t…
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www.etymonline.com/index.php?a…
answers.yahoo.com/question/ind…

P.S. - If you see any facts (or info) in here that are not true, please let me know. Thank you. ;)

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TawnART Featured By Owner 12 hours ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you so much for your :+fav: on

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It means a lot to me! :)

P.S.- So sorry for being late thanking you...
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